Cheddar area Property of the Week: Four-bedroom detached period cottage in Mark for sale
By Tim Lethaby
9th Nov 2021 | Property of the Week
Our property section is full of great homes in the Cheddar area.
Here is our top pick for the week:
Four-bedroom detached period cottage in Vicarage Lane, Mark, offered for sale by Charles Barnard Estate Agents.
Greystone Cottage is a charming four-bedroom detached cottage in a quiet lane, yet still in the heart of the village.
This period property has been updated and improved over the years, while retaining attractive features including exposed stone walls and exposed ceiling beams. The property is light and spacious with predominantly dual aspect rooms throughout.
The ground floor accommodation includes an open plan kitchen and dining area, a utility and two spacious reception rooms.
On the first floor there is a family shower room and four bedrooms, the master with an en suite shower room.
The private south west facing rear garden is split level with a selection of attractive well established borders and a covered seating area, ideal for entertaining.
The solar panels were installed in 2013 and offer the current sellers an excellent return. There is a detached garage and off road parking for two cars.
The day to day entrance is at the side of the house. The entrance hall has a tiled floor and exposed ceiling beams which continue into the downstairs WC and also in to the utility room, that has a work top with an inset sink and mixer tap.
Under the work top the is a base unit and space and plumbing for a washing machine. There are fitted wall units and a window to the rear, plus exposed ceiling beams.
The open plan kitchen and dining area is split level and in keeping with modern family living. The kitchen area is fitted with a mix of wooden wall and base units.
There are granite work tops with a Butler sink and mixer tap, an integrated dishwasher, space for a range style cooker with a fitted extractor hood over, a recess for a fridge freezer and under counter space for a freezer, a window overlooking the rear garden and an exposed stone wall.
The units continue into the dining area which features a dresser and larder style cupboards. There is another window to the front and doors opening out to the patio and rear garden, plus another exposed stone wall and exposed ceiling beams throughout both areas.
The living room is a spacious, yet cosy reception room which features a stone built fireplace with a wood burning stove.
There is an open staircase to the first floor accommodation and a stable door out to the rear garden.
It is dual aspect with windows to the front and rear elevations, and there is an exposed stone wall and exposed ceiling beams.
The sitting room is another attractive, dual aspect and well proportioned reception room, with two windows to the front as well as two windows to the rear overlooking the attractive south west facing garden.
An area of exposed stone wall has an inset Stovax log burning stove, and there are exposed ceiling beams.
The master bedroom is another dual aspect room which has fitted wardrobes along one wall and access to the loft space. There are two windows to the front aspect and one overlooking the rear garden.
The en suite shower room has a fitted corner shower, low level WC and a pedestal wash hand basin.
It has fully tiled walls and flooring, a white ladder style radiator and an obscure double glazed window to the side. There is an extractor fan and a recessed down light.
Bedroom two is another spacious, dual aspect bedroom, with a pair of windows to the front and a window out to the rear. It has an exposed stone wall and ceiling beam.
Bedroom three has a window to the rear, an exposed ceiling beam and access to the loft space, while bedroom four is currently used as a home office and has a fitted wardrobe and a window to the rear elevation.
The family shower room is a modern fitted bathroom which includes a large walk in shower, a pedestal wash hand basin and a low level WC.
It has a chrome ladder style radiator, fully tiled walls and flooring, exposed ceiling beams, recessed down lighting, and an obscure double glazed window to the rear.
Outside, there is a well planted raised border with steps alongside with a path leading to the entrance to the property with a gravelled area alongside.
There is a door to the store housing the oil fired boiler and a gate which leads to the rear garden which is also accessed from the kitchen and the living room.
The attractive, private south west facing garden is split level with a large covered seating area, ideal for entertaining and al fresco dining.
The patio extends across the rear of the property with steps leading up to a large lawned area which is enclosed by a selection of well established planted borders.
There is also a rockery and a greenhouse, and at the side of the property there is a shed, courtesy lighting and an outside tap.
The detached garage is fitted with an up and over door, power and light, and there is off road parking for two cars.
To find out more and to book a viewing, visit charlesbarnard.co.uk.
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